St Patrick’s Day 2017: Shoutout to great Irish game characters

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It’s St Patrick’s day! And that means that all over the world there are people claiming Irish citizenship!

Well we here at Luvva towers are actually Irish so we thought it would be apt to celebrate Paddy’s Day with a short post about some actual Irish game characters! There’s not a lot of them, truth be told, but the ones that do represent us are pretty darn awesome! Here’s just a select few of our favourites.

On top of that every entry will have a little irish so you too can amaze your friends with how Irish you have become after a few Guiness’ round the pub.

To all our readers, Lá fhéile Pádraig sona duit (happy St Patrick’s day)!  Continue reading

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Gaming Worlds That Would Make A Great Holiday Destination

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As you may know – I’m on holiday this week (the first, hopefully of many, for my small family) and I thought, what a way to celebrate my first holiday in years (seriously, it’s been 5 years since my last one) than looking at the places in games that would make a great holiday destination.

Gaming is a melting pot for creativity; regardless of what the media may tell you, and this stretches beyond character design, the worlds in which we inhabit (albeit temporarily) are sometimes incredibly beautiful, or just full of things we wish could be real. Often the gaming world is ten times better than the real world; these are my picks of those worlds. Continue reading

We could be heroes

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With the release of ‘The Avengers : Age of Ultron’ this week, it got me thinking; what games do I personally think I would have had more fun with if the main protagonist was a superhero, rather than what they actually were?

So let’s get right into it shall we? Continue reading